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Meaning of "rumpless" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RUMPLESS

rumpless  [ˈrʌmplɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RUMPLESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rumpless is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES RUMPLESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Rumpless

Rumpless is a term used for the mutation which causes the tail of an animal to be absent. Usage and examples can be found in Manx cats, Manx Rumpy, Belgian d'Everberg and Araucana chickens.

Definition of rumpless in the English dictionary

The definition of rumpless in the dictionary is lacking a tail.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RUMPLESS


accomplice
əˈkɒmplɪs
complice
ˈkɒmplɪs
dripless
ˈdrɪplɪs
gapless
ˈɡæplɪs
hapless
ˈhæplɪs
helpless
ˈhɛlplɪs
hopeless
ˈhəʊplɪs
pulpless
ˈpʌlplɪs
pumpless
ˈpʌmplɪs
sapless
ˈsæplɪs
shapeless
ˈʃeɪplɪs
sleepless
ˈsliːplɪs
soapless
ˈsəʊplɪs
stampless
ˈstæmplɪs
strapless
ˈstræplɪs
surplice
ˈsɜːplɪs
swampless
ˈswɒmplɪs
tapeless
ˈteɪplɪs
topless
ˈtɒplɪs
zipless
ˈzɪplɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RUMPLESS

rumormonger
rumorous
rumour
rumour mill
rumour-monger
rumour-mongering
rumourer
rump
Rump Parliament
rump steak
Rumpelstiltskin
rumple
rumpled
rumply
rumpo
rumpus
rumpus room
rumpy
rumpy-pumpy
rumrunner

WORDS THAT END LIKE RUMPLESS

bottomless
capless
cropless
flapless
hipless
hoopless
humpless
lipless
mapless
napless
pipless
scalpless
shipless
slipless
snapless
soupless
stopless
tipless
trumpless
whelpless
worshipless

Synonyms and antonyms of rumpless in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rumpless» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RUMPLESS

Find out the translation of rumpless to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of rumpless from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rumpless» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

rumpless
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

rumpless
570 millions of speakers

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510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

rumpless
380 millions of speakers
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rumpless
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Rumpless
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

rumpless
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

rumpless
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

rumpless
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Rumpless
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

rumpless
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

rumpless
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

rumpless
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Rumpless
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

rumpless
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

rumpless
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रमलेस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kuyruksuz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Rumpless
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rumpless
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Rumpless
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

rumpless
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

rumpless
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

rumpless
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

rumpless
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

rumpless
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rumpless

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RUMPLESS»

The term «rumpless» is used very little and occupies the 182.752 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RUMPLESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rumpless

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RUMPLESS»

Discover the use of rumpless in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rumpless and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
British Poultry Standards
Origin: Great Britain Classification: Hard feather: Rare Egg colour: Tinted As is common with any rumpless breed, the parson's nose or 'caudal appendage' ( uropygium) is missing. Foreign breeds like the Barbu d'Anvers has a rumpless version ...
Victoria Roberts, 2009
2
The new book of poultry
A very strongly marked race without tails, known as 'Rumpless fowls, has been known for centuries, and is spoken of as such by Temminck, Linnmus, and other naturalists, besides old Aldrovandus. It was known in India and China; and ...
Lewis Wright, 2005
3
The Illustrated Guide to Chickens: How to Choose Them, How ...
Characterfulconversation piecethat lacks a tail In common with other rumpless breeds, the Rumpless Game lacks a parson's nose or uropygium, which is the fleshy protrusion at the end of the backbonefromwhich thetailfeathers grow.This was ...
Celia Lewis, 2013
4
Essays on natural history, chiefly ornithology. With an ...
The male was rumpless, and without a tail, whilst the female had a rump, and a tail of ordinary size. When the former had become a full-grown fowl, I introduced to it a rumpless hen, by way of companion. She laid fourteen eggs, and sat upon  ...
Charles Waterton, 1838
5
The Epigenetics of Birds
A large number of embryos were produced which were exact phenocopies of the recessive rumpless condition, the incidence of them rising to over 60 % when the cut was made at the hindmost level. It is not unexpected that an operation ...
6
Genetics and Evolution of the Domestic Fowl
required in the Silkie, Houdan, Favorolle, Sultan and Dorking breeds, and dominant rumplessness in the Rumpless Araucanas. The mutant forms that had been studied before 1949 are described in detail in Hutt's Genetics of the Fowl and a ...
Lewis Stevens, 1991
7
Keeping Chickens For Dummies
Originally from Chile, like its rumpless cousin, the tailed Araucana lays blue- green eggs in generous amounts. These birds sport abundant muffs around the head and a small pea comb. Their soft feathers come in many colour varieties, from ...
Pammy Riggs, Kimberley Willis, Ludlow, 2011
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The journal of heredity
It seems that whenever an external oil gland is present the number of tail feathers approaches the normal condition. , t The skeletons of the intermediate rumpless birds form a graded series from an almost normal (Figure 2) to an almost ...
‎1928
9
S.P.P.A. Bulletin
The Rumpless Tufted Araucana Ross Simpson Sketch by Ross Simpson Many breeders of the Rumpless Tufted Araucana get discouraged with a low hatching rate and variation of tailed and clean face offspring. Low hatches are not ...
Society for Preservation of Poultry Antiquities, 2000
10
The Genetics of the Old English Game Bantam
Dunn {1925} Reports on this mutant being characteristic of the Persian Rumpless fowl and the Rumpless Game bantam. This shows that, at one time, rumpless game bantams must have been bred. It is a breed characteristic of the Araucana  ...
Timothy L. Shelton, 2010

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RUMPLESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term rumpless is used in the context of the following news items.
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Property owners seek support for backyard chickens
Interesting fact: Funny ear tufts and considered “rumpless”. Ame. raucana. Egg color: Light blue. Egg size: Medium. Temperament: Docile. Interesting fact: Enjoys ... «Kenosha News, Jul 14»
2
Chickens offer clues to human birth defects
One mutation in the Araucana that the researchers identified causes failure of the final few vertebrae of the spine to form, which leads to the unusual "rumpless" ... «Medical Xpress, Nov 13»
3
She once outfitted Madonna; now "comeback kid" Gemma Kahng …
In the early '90s, Gemma Kahng was the toast of the fashion world — Madonna wore a rumpless lavender romper she designed in an infamous Vanity Fair photo ... «CultureMap Houston, Dec 12»
4
Residents find that raising chickens in backyard yields more than …
Our new flock includes a tufted, rumpless Araucana, Norma Rae, who just began laying light blue eggs. Our Wheaten Marans will lay chocolate-colored eggs. «Wisconsin State Journal, May 11»
5
World's best looking chickens photographed for new book Extra …
They are anything but your garden variety bird and among the bizarrely-named breeds on show are Polish Frizzles, Rumpless Yellow Partridge Pullets and ... «Daily Mail, Apr 11»
6
Fair game at Andreas fur and feather show
A RUMPLESS game bantam shown by Meryl McCoubrey was judged overall winner of Ramsey Fur and Feather Society's annual show at Andreas Parish Hall ... «Isle of Man Today, Jan 11»
7
Araucana Chicken Eggs Are Beautiful Inside and Out
Araucanas are categorized as a rumpless chicken (which means they're missing their last vertebrae and lacking tails), and are further distinguished by their ear ... «Village Voice, May 10»
8
How to crack an egg with one hand
(Some breeds, like the Rumpless Araucana, lay blue eggs. Again, I'm totally serious. Look it up.) As it happens, the breeds that lay brown eggs tend to be a bit ... «Chicago Tribune, Aug 09»

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